Markets

Trump Has Visited His Golf Courses 13 Times as President

Trump Has Visited His Golf Courses 13 Times as President

Club members told Jennifer Jacobs of Bloomberg that Trump indeed played a full 18 holes "with the club pro and a club members". He visited the golf club on both Saturday and Sunday, according to ...

by · Markets
Facebook Messenger Now Has Live Location, Just Like Google Maps

Facebook Messenger Now Has Live Location, Just Like Google Maps

Tap a location pin or the More icon, and then instead of choosing Share Live Location , tap the red pin in the upper right hand corner. You can share your location in either an individual or gr...

by · Markets

Johnson & Johnson Is Boycotting Google Advertising Due To Concerns About Hate Speech

The video was also paired with brands in Asia - Castrol lubricants in India and Cow & Gate infant formula in Hong Kong. AT&T said in an announcement that it is anxious that its publicizing may hav...

by · Markets
Uber's president resigns, saying beliefs were 'inconsistent' to company leadership

Uber's president resigns, saying beliefs were 'inconsistent' to company leadership

Jones seemed to allude to the firm's allegedly toxic workplace culture in a statement on Sunday, in which he said his beliefs and leadership approach were "inconsistent with what I saw and experienc...

by · Markets
Singapore and Hong Kong Top Priciest Cities List

Singapore and Hong Kong Top Priciest Cities List

The survey compares living expenses in a given city to living expenses in NY as a base. The Swiss cities are the most expensive places in the world for recreation and entertainment, it said, "...

by · Markets

France's Macron passes first of three big tests

The name of Emmanuel Macron was the most typed on the search engine, with 30% of the queries. The debate will be the first time in history that French voters get an opportunity to compare the leadin...

by · Markets
Police seek man wanted in connection with first-degree murder of boy

Police seek man wanted in connection with first-degree murder of boy

Catharines, Ont., Friday morning. Early Saturday morning, Dumas posted a photo of her van on Facebook, informing people her son had died and pleading for anyone with information to call police. "We ...

by · Markets
Syrian rebels, civilians begin leaving Homs district in deal with govt

Syrian rebels, civilians begin leaving Homs district in deal with govt

Homs governor Talal Barazi told Reuters that he expected 1,500 people, including at least 400 fighters, to depart on Saturday for rebel-held areas northeast of Aleppo, and that most of al-Waer's resi...

by · Markets
Asian Stocks Ease, Cautious Ahead of Central Bank Announcements

Asian Stocks Ease, Cautious Ahead of Central Bank Announcements

Japanese market futures were lower than the Nikkei 225's last close at 19,577.38: Futures in Chicago were down 0.52 per cent at 19,475 and Osaka futures fell 1.05 per cent to 19,370. The central bank'...

by · Markets
Justice Department charges Russian spies for hacking Yahoo accounts in 2014

Justice Department charges Russian spies for hacking Yahoo accounts in 2014

Or officials, as it were. The indictment includes 47 counts of conspiracy to commit espionage, wire fraud, computer device fraud, and identity theft, among other crimes. A Wednesday morning news ...

by · Markets

Metals: Gold Unchanged as Political Uncertainty Balances Fed Risk

Investors anticipated the tightening and Treasury yields had climbed with the dollar on speculation the central bank might signal a faster pace of tightening. Inventories fell by 237,000 barrels in th...

by · Markets
Dramatic Explosion at Mount Etna Injures Ten

Dramatic Explosion at Mount Etna Injures Ten

Six people were taken to hospital in Catania and Acireale but doctors said their condition was not serious. The BBC crew was shaken but physically OK despite having suffered cuts, bruises and bur...

by · Markets
Ackman bails on Valeant, losing $3 billion

Ackman bails on Valeant, losing $3 billion

They have plummeted hugely from a high of about $262 a share in August 2015. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International , Inc. Also, Director Thomas W. Sr. Ac...

by · Markets

OPEC vs. US Oil

OPEC and other major oil producers including Russian Federation reached a landmark agreement late previous year to rein in production by nearly 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) in the first half of 2...

by · Markets
Tesla-Backed Solar Farm Provide Power Day or Night

Tesla-Backed Solar Farm Provide Power Day or Night

What happens when the sun sets? A 13-megawatt solar farm will supply power to the Hawaiian island Kauai. This is a dispatchable solar project that marks for the very first time, a utility that has bee...

by · Markets
Outdoor retailer Gander Mountain files bankruptcy, closing 32 stores

Outdoor retailer Gander Mountain files bankruptcy, closing 32 stores

However, company spokesperson Jess Myers confirmed Friday the Amarillo store plans to stay open for the foreseeable future. A 61,000-square-foot Gander Mountain store opened in O'Fallon in May 2015,...

by · Markets
Tesla humiliates Do-nothing Australian government

Tesla humiliates Do-nothing Australian government

Cannon-Brookes then tweeted to Musk asking him if he could really make this happen if the funds were available and the politics were sorted out. Never one to miss a PR trick, Elon Musk tweeted b...

by · Markets
China to raise defence budget by around 7%

China to raise defence budget by around 7%

A 7 percent rise for this year based on last year's budget would bring the figure to 1.02 trillion yuan, still only a quarter or so of the United States defence budget. "The army's equipment is being ...

by · Markets

GM nearer to deal with Peugeot maker on Opel brand

Spokespeople for PSA and Opel declined further comment. General Motors and Europe's PSA Groupe, which has Peugeot, Citroen and other auto brands, are edging closer to a deal that could potentially...

by · Markets

Expectations jump for USA rate hike in March

The Fed raised interest rates for only the second time in adecade at its policy meeting last December, but has forecastthree rate increases this year on the back of the lowunemployment rate - now 4.8 ...

by · Markets
Rick Perry confirmed as U.S. energy secretary

Rick Perry confirmed as U.S. energy secretary

Rick Perry, who was confirmed by the Senate Thursday as head of the Department of Energy, has received more than $15 million in contributions from the energy and natural resources sector during the co...

by · Markets

US FCC stays data security regulations for broadband providers

The stay will remain in place only until the FCC is able to rule on a petition for reconsideration of its privacy rules. "As service providers, our companies are committed to providing a quality I...

by · Markets
Iranian oil output to exceed 3.9m bpd in Feb.: Zanganeh

Iranian oil output to exceed 3.9m bpd in Feb.: Zanganeh

Oil rates registered a substantial increase on Wednesday as optimism flooded the market in response to OPEC members sticking to a cut in production. A Reuters' survey indicates that the exporter g...

by · Markets

Trade Unions urge members to boycott Pepsi,Coca-Cola items in TN

Meenakshi Sundaram of South Marret Street, a retailer of soft drinks, said their margins were better with Coke and Pepsi but now people are asking for local brands. "My decision to stop the sale Pepsi...

by · Markets

Stock set to soar today: Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR)

Voloridge Investment Management LLC raised its position in Dollar Tree by 151.5% in the second quarter. Cibc World Markets Corp now owns 15,870 shares of the company's stock worth $1,496,000 after b...

by · Markets
Best Buy Fourth-Quarter Sales Miss Expectations

Best Buy Fourth-Quarter Sales Miss Expectations

Best Buy, the No. 1 USA electronics retailer, reported an unexpected decline in holiday-quarter same-store sales on Wednesday, hurt by weak demand for tablets, gaming consoles, wearable devices and mo...

by · Markets
Stocks May Lack Direction Ahead Of Trump Speech

Stocks May Lack Direction Ahead Of Trump Speech

Boeing and UnitedHealth were among the biggest drivers for the index yesterday, while the S&P 500 also closed at a record high, thanks to a boost from energy. The odds of a USA interest-rate hike ne...

by · Markets
US Education Secretary Supports Making Life Worse For Trans Students

US Education Secretary Supports Making Life Worse For Trans Students

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos briefly defended the Trump administration's decision this week to rescind protections for transgender students in remarks to a supportive conservative crowd Thursday....

by · Markets

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) Analysts Recommendations and Insider Trading

Analysts and investors are usually very focused on company earnings numbers when they are released. (NYSE:OAS)'s price target was revised on 1/26/17 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimate...

by · Markets
Royal Bank of Scotland losses more than treble to £7bn

Royal Bank of Scotland losses more than treble to £7bn

The subject of the world's biggest bank rescue, RBS just announced losses of 6.96 billion pounds (8.2 billion euros) for 2016 and said it will cut costs by two billion pounds (2.37 billion euros) over...

by · Markets

Burger King, Tim Hortons parent to buy Popeyes for $1.8B

While Popeyes will stay independently owned stateside, Restaurant Brand International aims to use their reach to help increase restaurant store openings in the US and around the world. "We look fo...

by · Markets
Unilever Stock Jumps After Vow to 'Review Options' for Shareholder Value

Unilever Stock Jumps After Vow to 'Review Options' for Shareholder Value

Its European operations had the highest margins, at 17.1%, while its Americas division had the lowest, at 14.6%. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at 6 percent while most common profitability r...

by · Markets

Israeli military response to Sinai rocket attacks impossible: former intelligence official

Two weeks ago, ISIS in Sinai claimed a barrage of rockets fired at the southern city of Eilat a day before. Illustrative: Smoke rises after an airstrike in the Sinai city of Rafah as seen from Gaza ...

by · Markets

Unilever Confirms Rejection Of USD143 Billion Kraft-Heinz Bid

The Pittsburgh-based company made a "comprehensive proposal" and will seek to gain an agreement on the terms of a transaction, it said. However, following the Financial Times report, Reuters repo...

by · Markets

Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE) Equity Price Target Fixed At $20.3

The consensus 12-month price target from analysts covering the stock is $19.89. The Closing price before the company posted its earnings was $37.08. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Energy Transfer ...

by · Markets